There is no British Apple, Google or IBM. In fact, only one company on the FTSE 100 is a computer firm. The story of how that happened is more than a mere historical curiosity, but offers important lessons for how to foster technology and innovation. Continue reading

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Based on our experience, we know that three key things must be in place for innovation to flourish. If innovation is to become the No. 1 strategy priority to drive growth and wealth creation, these three ingredients must be in place. Continue reading

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4 Ways to Survive and Thrive in the Era of Black Swans

About eight years ago, I had a profound professional awakening. In a moment of clarity, I realized that the world was changing far more rapidly than I had ever imagined. I recognized that the traditionally staid world of market research would be turned upside down by a series of cultural and technological currents that would permanently change the landscape and future of an industry. Continue reading

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The Innovation Engine is a podcast series that discusses innovation through the lenses of corporate leadership, company culture, and emerging trends and technologies. This episode features Doug WIlliams of InnovationExcellence.com Continue reading

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Business model innovation topic is rising up since 2000. Digital industry has started the game, and now every industry is a playground for innovative business models, and tremendous variations. One path remains clear : you should start from the value created by your innovation to design its business model. Continue reading

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The concept of mimicry is not a foreign one — we see this in nature all the time. With similar colours and patterns, predators who avoid the monarch also avoid the viceroy because they cannot tell the difference between them, even though the viceroy is not toxic. Continue reading

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What if you had four tried and true lenses to use to positively disrupt anything and make it easier to bring people along with you? Rowan Gibson has used in the four lenses in 60 countries to teach how to reverse-engineer creative genius and make radical business innovation an everyday reality inside organization. Continue reading

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